Category Archives: Dr. Ron Paul

Media & War! Daniel McAdams Opens the Ron Paul Institute Washington Conference

Why does the US mainstream media collude with the government to promote pointless wars? Why are government and “Big Social Media” colluding to destroy alternative and antiwar viewpoints? RPI Director Daniel McAdams opens this year’s Ron Paul Institute Washington Conference. This segment also includes remarks

Afghan War A ‘Total Failure’ – Should We ‘Privatize’ It?

After 17 years of fighting, the US continues to lose the war in slow motion. Each year the Taliban gains ground. Meanwhile the US spends billions of dollars, kills untold numbers of civilians, and makes negative progress. Blackwater founder Erik Prince wants the US to

Beware: Debt Is Our Nemesis

Back in the 1990’s, global debt was $40 Trillion. Today it’s at an astounding $250 Trillion! The dishonest monetary system is a massive bubble looking for a pin. The ideas in favor of sound money are more important now than ever before.

Why Does Facebook Use NATO To Help Censor Users?

Facebook has “hired” the Atlantic Council – a NATO, US government, and foreign funded “think tank” to determine whether posts or members are authentic or whether they are “agents of a foreign power.” How is it possible that US government’s directly funded entities are collaborating

Chicago’s Violence Is Out-of-Control: Who’s At Fault?

Violence in Chicago has been a problem for some time now. But it’s now out-of-control with 74 people shot last week! The people committing the violence are responsible, but how has government helped to foster such an environment?

Shocker: AP Reports On US/Al-Qaeda Coalition In Yemen

A blockbuster new investigative report on mainstream news outlet AP uncovers the disturbing fact that the US is in a de facto coalition in Yemen with al-Qaeda — who we have been told for 17 plus years are our arch-enemy. What’s going on here?

Assad Wins: Voting With Their Feet, Syrians Come Home

The liberation of southwest Syria from ISIS and al-Qaeda is complete. The “experts” were wrong. Many rebels surrendered or joined up with the Syrian army. After seven years of outside-funded “regime change” and unimaginable destruction, the country begins to recover. Will any lessons be learned

‘President’ Pompeo? Neocons Nix Trump/Rouhani Meeting

No sooner did President Trump announce that he would meet his Iranian counterpart “without conditions” than his Secretary of State began putting out conditions for such a meeting. The Iranians, unsurprisingly, backed off. Is Trump in control?

Weekly Update – Trump’s Tweets End the Myth of Fed Independence

President Trump’s recent Tweets expressing displeasure with the Federal Reserve’s (minor) interest rate increases led to accusations that President Trump is undermining the Federal Reserve’s independence. But, the critics ignore the fact that Federal Reserve “independence” is one of the great myths of American politics.

Perpetual War For Perpetual Greed – US Threatens Iran (Again)

Numerous press reports over the weekend suggest that the Trump Administration may launch an attack on Iran within the next month. They are allegedly going to target Iranian nuclear facilities – but our own CIA – as well as the IAEA – has confirmed that

Inflationary Depression Coming: Who Will Trump Blame?

While campaigning for president, Donald Trump accurately said that American markets were a big, fat bubble. He was correct, and that same bubble has not burst, but has gotten even bigger! When the inevitable bust arrives, who will President Trump blame?

Free Speech Attack? Trump Eyes Pulling Obama-Era Security Clearances

After meeting Monday with Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY), President Trump appeared to agree with the Senator that certain senior Obama era intelligence community officials may be abusing their security clearances for personal and political gain. Opponents claim that any move to strip the clearances would

Why Big Business Hates Free Markets…And Loves Big Government

There is a huge misconception, where Americans are led to believe that Government and Big Business are antagonists. We see it in Hollywood movies, and in the media all the time. Americans need government “regulations” to protect them from business. In reality, Big Business could

Trump-Putin Fallout: Bipartisan Hysteria Against Peace

Following yesterday’s Trump-Putin summit and press conference, the mainstream media and most politicians have come completely unhinged. Some openly call for a coup against Trump. Most endlessly repeat the absurd claim that it is “treasonous” to meet with a foreign leader they don’t like. How

Trump-Putin Summit Success: Neocons Furious!

The just-completed summit between presidents Trump and Putin has surprised – and infuriated – President Trump’s supporters and detractors at home. Is this the beginning of an improvement in relations…or will the neocons have the last word?

Is The U.S. Going The Way of Venezuela?

Socialist Venezuela is suffering from hyperinflation, starvation, and have sunk to bartering. Socialist ideas have produced these results countless times. “Something for Nothing” never has, and never will, work. For over 150 years, Socialists have dreamed of taking down America by incrementally implementing their schemes.

Legalized Groping: Court Grants TSA The Right To Assault You

According to a recent appeals court decision, the Transportation Security Administration cannot be sued for violating our rights during the screening process…no matter how blatant they assault us. Why are government employees — paid by us — above the law?

Trump Hammers NATO. Good! Let’s Get Out!

President Donald Trump started his European tour with a bang, accusing Germany of hyping the Russian threat to get US protection while sending billions of dollars to Russia for its oil. The Europeans are not amused. Fasten your seat belts!

Brett Kavanaugh: Triumph Of The ‘Radical Center’

President Trump’s choice to fill the slot vacated by Justice Anthony Kennedy is a product of Washington politics. Despite what the Pelosis and Schumers of Congress may say about him, he is no representative of the far right. Instead, he inhabits the same “radical center”

From North Korea To NATO – Diplomacy…Or More Deception?

As President Trump prepares for this week’s NATO summit, his diplomatic team returns from talks with North Korea. What will Trump tell our NATO allies? Are we seeing an unexpected flush of diplomacy…or the same old aggression repackaged into new bottles?

Abolish The Fed’s Money Monopoly: Legalize Competition

State-by-State the horrendous “Drug War” is finally coming to an end. It’s never easy to being the first to do the right thing. Most wait until the coast-is-clear. But now the momentum is strong. Today Ron Paul talks about the states who are legalizing gold

CIA Plots Iran Coup – Partners With Terrorist Group

The US national security establishment, along with neocons and many US politicians, believe they have settled on who should run Iran after the CIA overthrows its current government. They’ve settled on an organization that for more than 15 years was on the US terrorism list

Happy Independence Day!

What does Independence Day mean to us in 2018? What did it mean to the Founders? Independent states? Ron Paul gives us a bit of history on this July 4th.

Compulsory Vaccination: Authoritarians Versus Parents?

Dr. Bob Sears has been put on “medical probation” in California for writing out an exemption letter for a mother who said her child had an adverse reaction to a vaccine. His career may be ruined because he listened to a parent rather than state-mandates

Socialism vs. Trumpism – Where Are The Libertarians?

The U.S. government continues to steamroll over the freedom of American citizens. Under the Trump Administration, it’s done in a less PC-manner, but the walls continue to close in on liberty in America. Meanwhile Socialists see this as an opportunity to put the final nail

The Oil Weapon Trump Tightens Iran Stranglehold

President Trump is warning US allies to cease purchasing Iranian oil by November at the latest. At the same time he’s demanding OPEC (of which Iran is a member) start pumping harder to keep gas prices in the US stable. Make sense? It’s all about

Crowley’s Shocking Loss! Is Socialism On The March?

Shock loss in the Democratic primary in New York. Self-described socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez knocked out long-time establishment incumbent Joe Crowley. Are we on the road to socialism…or is something more at play?

‘Game Over’? US Cuts Rebels Loose in Southwest Syria

One of the final pockets of formerly US-backed rebels in Syria has been given notice by the US that they will not be rescued from a Syrian government advance. Could this be the final chapter of one of the most expensive CIA operations in history?

US Quits UN Human Rights Council – Should We Cheer?

US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, announced this week that the US would be quitting the UN Human Rights Council. Haley cited bias against Israel as a prime factor in the US decision. Is this a good move…or more politics?

Bombs Away! US Airstrikes Every 12 Minutes?

The number of US airstrikes overseas has skyrocketed under President Trump, reaching an average of one every 12 minutes. And we’re not even officially at war! Who is being killed by these airstrikes? Who’s being separated from their parents (permanently) by these airstrikes? Why does

Border “Crisis” – Is It All About The Children…Or Hatred Of Trump?

The mainstream media has identified another “crisis” over which we are supposed to drop everything and “do something”: people crossing our border illegally with children are being arrested and their children separated from them. But this is not a new phenomenon. The “crisis” is largely

Did Washington Just Bomb Syrian Government Troops?

A “mysterious” attack on Syrian government forces in southwest Syria earlier today has left as many as 52 Syrian (and Iraqi) troops dead. The Syrian media blames Washington, which has been warning Syria for several weeks to leave ISIS forces alone in the area. Who

Why Is Washington Backing Saudi Starvation Policy In Yemen?

As the Saudis attack the Yemeni port town of Hodeidah, the stated goal is to starve the residents into opposing the Houthi forces controlling the city. The US is actively participating in what is clearly a war crime against civilians. Why?

Government Lies About War…And The Economy Too!

Over the last 100+ years, the U.S. has waged endless wars that have all been wrapped in extravagant lies. The lies were not only to get into the wars, but during the wars as well. How many times did the U.S. “turn the corner” in

Who Won At The Summit? Trump or Kim?

Yesterday’s summit meeting between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim was one for the history books. Will this open the door to a peace that has eluded the peninsula for 70 years? The signs are positive…and the neocons are furious!

Six Against Trump: Who Wins At G-7 Summit?

Fireworks are expected at the annual G-7 summit this weekend. Europe is fuming over President Trump’s “go it alone” approach to global warming and trade and Trump is unlikely to back down. Will the G-7 turn into a G-6+1? We can only hope!